Last October the race Simoncelli for San Carlo Honda Gresini last breath after a fatal accident at Sepang in Malaysia MotoGP race.
The tragic incident that occurred at the beginning of the lap-lap race was canceled and then make, after being delayed for a few moments.
After about three months ago, the MotoGP riders will return to Sepang to undergo pre-season test session first on 31 January to 2 February next, followed by a second test session on February 28 to March 1.
A number of leading rider has been confirmed present in the test, as stated by the CEO of Sepang International Circuit (SIC) Datuk Ahmad Razlan Ahmad Razali.
“There’s rider Valentino Rossi idol that will be wrapped in color Ducati for its second season, the defending champion Casey Stoner with Honda and (teammate) Dani Pedrosa,” he explained as quoted by the official website of the Sepang circuit.
“The other good news for fans as 2010 world champion Jorge Lorenzo will be back in action on the new bike Yamaha YZR-M1 at the Sepang circuit in Malaysia,” said Datuk Ahmad Razlan Ahmad Razali.
Last season Lorenzo should be absent in the last two series, Sepang and Valencia, after suffering an injury in the Australian MotoGP warm-up session.